Murray High School, Lavington

Name: Murray High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Kaitlers Rd
Town: Lavington
Postcode: 2641
State: New South Wales
Region Riverina
Phone: 02 6025 4711
Fax: 02 6025 1367
Pupils: 841

Murray High School is situated at Lavington, a northern suburb of Albury. It provides comprehensive educational programs in a coeducational environment. The school has a clear vision. The underlying staff norms are of collegiality, improvement and hard work. The school has rituals and traditions which encourage and celebrate student achievement, teacher dedication, innovation and parental commitment. 

The school's culture also encourages student involvement in community service. Murray High School provides quality education in a stimulating and caring environment, promoting the development of happy, healthy and productive citizens. The school's aim to promote learning as a lifelong pursuit is encapsulated in its motto: 'Learn to Live'. 

The personal achievement program is integral to the provision of welfare services to students. It provides up to date information about student progress, rewards student achievement and allows for prompt response to students with problems. Modern Standard Chinese is taught from Years 7 to 11 by two language teachers. 

The teachers have been involved in observation days with our feeder primary schools to develop continuity of language learning from Years 5 to 8.


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